The Resource Images from the Herbert Basedow Collection

Images from the Herbert Basedow Collection

Label
Images from the Herbert Basedow Collection
Title
Images from the Herbert Basedow Collection
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Photographs taken by Herbert Basedow between 1916 and 1920s. Subjects include: physiological characteristics; coitus; headdress; individual and family portraits; didjeridu playing; cicatrices; body decoration; throwing boomerang; using shield; physical deformity
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1881-1933
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Basedow, Herbert
Date time place
Photographs taken between 1916 and 1920s at various locations including Sunday Island, Kimberleys, WA; Ooldea, Fowlers Bay, Nullarbor, SA; Charlotte Waters, NT
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1881-1933
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Basedow, Herbert
Label
Images from the Herbert Basedow Collection
Instantiates
Publication
Note
This collection has been superceded by BASEDOW.H01.DF which consists of digital files from the original glass plates for all these images
Dimensions
11.5 x 8 cm.
Extent
23 glass plate negatives
Governing access note
  • Conditions Apply
  • Some images are restricted - ceremonial, gender specific or personal material
Immediate source of acquisition
N.W.G. Macintosh
Note
  • No Form. This material was discovered amongst N.W.G. Macintosh material (donated by Mrs Macintosh in the early 1980s) during examination and re-packaging of AIATSIS glass plate collection. It appears that they were once used for reproduction in a display or exhibition as there are copying instructions on some of the envelopes in which the plates were sleeved.
  • Copies of this material sent to David Kaus, NMA for documentation purposes. This material will be held at NMA for reference purposes.
Other physical details
black and white
Stock number
AIATSIS.225.BW (N06879)
System control number
(Sirsi) a345930
Label
Images from the Herbert Basedow Collection
Publication
Note
This collection has been superceded by BASEDOW.H01.DF which consists of digital files from the original glass plates for all these images
Dimensions
11.5 x 8 cm.
Extent
23 glass plate negatives
Governing access note
  • Conditions Apply
  • Some images are restricted - ceremonial, gender specific or personal material
Immediate source of acquisition
N.W.G. Macintosh
Note
  • No Form. This material was discovered amongst N.W.G. Macintosh material (donated by Mrs Macintosh in the early 1980s) during examination and re-packaging of AIATSIS glass plate collection. It appears that they were once used for reproduction in a display or exhibition as there are copying instructions on some of the envelopes in which the plates were sleeved.
  • Copies of this material sent to David Kaus, NMA for documentation purposes. This material will be held at NMA for reference purposes.
Other physical details
black and white
Stock number
AIATSIS.225.BW (N06879)
System control number
(Sirsi) a345930

Library Locations

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